late 6th century B.C.
Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Begrawiya, S 32
Overall: 28 x 15 x 5.5 cm (11 x 5 7/8 x 2 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Bronze disc; silver handle in form of papyrus column. Incised rosette on base of column.
From Meroe, tomb S 32. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition and assigned to the MFA by the Sudanese government.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition